City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

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Final Allocation of Edinburgh Fireworks Concert Tickets Go On Sale

Festival Fireworks Rocket above Edinburgh Castle (taken Inverleith Park)

The final allocation of tickets for the Bank of Scotland Fireworks Concert go on sale on Sunday 29 August at 10.00am, available only in person from the counter of Hub Tickets at The Hub on Edinburgh's Castlehill. Tickets to the concert in the gardens cost £11.

Preview: The Living Room Micro-Festival


It's a quirky micro-festival in a home in Pilrig, in North central Edinburgh. A fringe of a Fringe event. Not even in the Edinburgh Fringe Society's Guide.

Cabaret Whore Encore! - Free Review

Cabaret Whore Encore!

 The desperate divas are back in town. Following last year’s successful “Cabaret Whore!” Sarah-Louise Young returns with four alter egos who sketch out their lives in so


Holyrood Hills

Ecofusion is a new event taking place at Holyrood Park aimed at getting more people, particularly from minority groups, to experience Scotland's outdoors.

Hoopla! Review

I was walking down Frederick Street the other day on my way home to write up some Fringe reviews for EdinburghGuide when I was politely accosted by a couple of performers outside Fingers Piano Bar. It was 3.10pm. I was informed that their show Hoopla Impro was about to start. The good news was that their show is free and secondly that the bar was open.  Well, perhaps my reviews can wait an hour.

Underword Review

There may be no such thing as a free lunch but there is still a free fringe event. OK, there may be a bucket collection at the end, but in relative terms, this is as close to free as anything gets these days!

Cabaret Whore Review

Fringe 2009: Cabaret Whore

On the tiny "stage" in the corner of the bar three characters are going to tell you about their lives and what led them to be cabaret whores.

Take Five: Fringe Picks In Music, Theatre, Dance and Kids

Fringe 2009: Morecombe

The 2009 Fringe programme includes 2098 shows with 34,265 performances in 265 performing spaces.

Edinburgh Jazz Festival's Jazz on a Summer's Day

Jazz on a Summer's Day, Edinburgh

Fingers crossed the weather man will provide a sunny day to accompany the Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival's

Edinburgh Film Festival Holds Free Test Screening at Festival Theatre

Pierce Brosnan and Meryl Streep in Mamma Mia

The Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF) is hoping to add a touch more class to its annual festival in June by moving its red carpet galas to the